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Reading widely since 1972.

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A London Family, 1870-1900: A Trilogy
Molly Hughes
The Cellist of Sarajevo
Steven Galloway
Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher
Lewis Thomas
All the Names
José Saramago, Margaret Jull Costa
A History of the World in 100 Objects
Neil MacGregor
Down the Garden Path
Beverley Nichols
Virtue Betray'd, Or, Anna Bullen
John Banks
Year of Wonders
Geraldine Brooks
Swallows and Amazons
Arthur Ransome
Illusion in java
Gene Fowler

Our Spoons Came From Woolworths (Virago Modern Classics)

Our Spoons Came From Woolworths  (Virago Modern Classics) - Barbara Comyns WHY: I liked her novel The Vet's Daughter, which was put out under the same Virago Modern Classics imprint. And I like the title. And it seemed like kismet since I just bought a book called The Brontes Went to Woolworths," published in 1931. Books that mention Woolworths: Collect them all!